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Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Soul DivasSignature Theatre
Nov. 19 – 23 Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.
Dave Koz & FriendsStrathmore
Mon. Dec 9 Koz and special guests bring the cheer like never before, performing fresh renditions of Christmas classics as well as a Hanukkah medley and hits from his catalog.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 13 – 16 New production that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
The Hip Hop NutcrackerStrathmore
Dec. 17 – 19 Join Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they set off for a magical adventure…in modern day New York City.
Cirque MeiCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 19 Direct from the People’s Republic of China, this ensemble of elite circus performers thrills the young and old alike with their amazing feats of agility, strength, and poise.
Fri. Dec 13 Beloved comedian and actor Sinbad has been making audiences laugh for more than three decades.
An Evening with Chris ThileStrathmore
Tue. Nov 5 Thile transcends the borders of conventionally circumscribed genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic.
Art on TapThe Art League
Fri. Nov 1 Craft beers from local breweries have been artfully paired selected artwork. Local restaurants have chosen a brew/artwork coupling to serve as their muse to create the perfect complimentary appetizer.
De Sanguashington - Groovin On the PikeColumbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1 De Sanguashington's variety of Colombian rhythms including vallenato, cumbia and tropi-pop.
Nov. 5 – Dec. 22 Genius and jealousy collide in the opulent salons and opera houses of 18th-century Vienna.
NSO Pops: A Holiday Pops! with Leslie Odom, Jr.The Kennedy Center
Dec. 13 – 14
Washington Performing Arts: Drew PetersenThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 19
DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletXThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
Maryland Lyric Opera Orchestra with Leon FleisherStrathmore
Tue. Nov 12
Washington Performing Arts: Spektral QuartetThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29
The Second City's Love, FactuallyThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 3 – 29
Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General WelfareNational Archives
Sat. Oct 26
Kid Prince and PabloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 19 – Nov. 3
Washington Performing Arts: Taipei Symphony OrchestraStrathmore
Fri. Nov 15
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The MusicalThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 23, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
WNO: OtelloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 26 – Nov. 16
1,000 years of Sound and MovementThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19